Orange founder on Awards panel


The man who created the Orange brand 16 years ago will be one of the judges of the Mobile News Awards 2010. Chris Moss, the marketing genius behind the branding of Virgin Atlantic and Orange, will be joined by a panel of top mobile industry experts.

They include Alasdair Jeffrey (mobile industry training consultant with Rocket Science), Kendrick Struthers-Watson (media strategist and telecoms journalist of more than 20 years), Kevin Taylor (PR and communications strategist, specialising in mobile), Seldon Scott (former buying and commercial consultant at Carphone Warehouse and former global handset purchasing director at Vodafone), Frank Masson (ex-sales director of T-Mobile, Data Select, European Telecom and Advantage), Graham Ellerton (ex marketing director of 20:20 Logistics).

Other judges will be announced in due course.

The winners of the Mobile News Awards 2010 will receive their trophies at a gala black-tie dinner-dance at The Hilton on Park Lane on March 18.

The deadline for entries is February 15. Click here for table sales, category and entry details.